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Associate Professor of Finance (VU) and Economist (CDA Research Institute, CDA-WI) Research profile in portfolio theory (investments), banking, pension funds, hedge funds and the housing market. Teaching experience in financial markets and institutions, derivatives, bubbles & crashes, ethics, and skills courses in Excel. Thinks, writes and speaks on economic and social issues such as the position of the middle class, the labor market, the Euro and government policy in these areas.

Ancillary activities

  • Wetenschappelijk Instituut voor het CDA | Den Haag | Medewerker | 2017-10-16 - present

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Pension funds Business & Economics
Hedge funds Business & Economics
Muslims Business & Economics
House prices Business & Economics
Minorities Business & Economics
Downside risk Business & Economics
Wealth Business & Economics
Uncertainty Business & Economics

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Research Output 1997 2019

The Middle: The middle class as the moral core of society

Siegmann, A. (ed.), 15 Feb 2019, Brussels: Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies. 144 p. (Economic & Social Policy)

Research output: Book / ReportBook editingProfessional

middle class
world population
technical development
civil society

From chaining blocks to breaking even: A study on the profitability of bitcoin mining from 2012 to 2016

Derks, J., Gordijn, J. & Siegmann, A., Aug 2018, In : Electronic Markets. 28, 3, p. 321–338 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Sustainable development

Intergenerational Risk Sharing under Loss Averse Preferences

Boes, M-J. & Siegmann, A. H., 2018, In : Journal of Banking and Finance. 92, July, p. 269-279

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

No Robots: The Position of Middle Class Households in 9 European Countries

Siegmann, A. H. (ed.) & Schäfer, M. (ed.), 2018, Nieuwe Haagsche. 182 p.

Research output: Book / ReportBookProfessional

Open Access

Armoedeval kind van de rekening van Rutte III

Gradus, R. H. J. M. & Siegmann, A. H., 25 Oct 2017, In : Reformatorisch Dagblad.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticlePopular

Activities 2011 2014

  • 5 Lecture / Presentation

Hedge Fund Innovation

A.H. Siegmann (Speaker), D.G. Stefanova (Speaker), M. Zamojski (Speaker)
3 Jan 2014

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Hedge Fund Innovation

A.H. Siegmann (Speaker), D.G. Stefanova (Speaker), M. Zamojski (Speaker)
23 Aug 2013

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Hedge Fund Innovation

A.H. Siegmann (Speaker), D.G. Stefanova (Speaker), M. Zamojski (Speaker)
29 Apr 2013

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

The Evolving Beta-Liquidity Relationship of Hedge Funds

A.H. Siegmann (Speaker), D.G. Stefanova (Speaker), M. Zamojski (Speaker)
20 Nov 2013

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Market Liquidity and Exposure of Hedge Funds

D.G. Stefanova (Speaker), A.H. Siegmann (Speaker)

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic


INQUIRE UK collaborative research grant

André Lucas (Recipient), Arjen Siegmann (Recipient) & M.J.C.M. Verbeek (Recipient), 2004


NWO Veni grant

Arjen Siegmann (Recipient), 15 Mar 2003


Loss aversion

Systemic Risk Tomography

André Lucas (Recipient), S.J. Koopman (Recipient) & Arjen Siegmann (Recipient), 2013


Organized Financing

Press / Media

’Burgers afhankelijk van overheid door toeslagencircus’

Arjen Siegmann


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment